Get Involved

Donate now to keep CBAR running!

Note: this page was published in February 2016. It is being revised in preparation for the Bethesda Downtown Plan public hearing. Expect this page to be updated by Friday, October 14, 2016.


  1. Spread the word on your neighborhood listserv, at the bus stop, and at social events.
    This is a grass roots effort. Encourage others to visit this web page!
  2. Join the CBAR Meetup group.
    Join the ranks of CBAR to show your support and can keep track of important events.
  3. Follow CBAR on Twitter  It’s amazing how much important information can be transmitted in 140 characters or less.

And here are three more things that make a real difference:

  1. Send a letter.
    Your correspondence with public officials is read, and it counts.
  2. Show up!
    Attendance makes a significant impact on decision-makers.
  3. Contribute an Opinion piece to this web site.
    Tell us what you have in mind using the Contact Us page notes.

Help build a better Bethesda!

Do not settle for canyons and congestion.

Advocate for a vibrant downtown supported by livable communities.